Tomfoolery: Trickery and Foolery With Words

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1973 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 127 pages
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Entertain friends with these riddles, wisecracks, and practical jokes.

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User Review  - Bree - Goodreads

Notes: play on words/puns/etc all Schwartz books have a scary story or several had fun reading this frequently Read full review

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User Review  - Ro Cepellos - Goodreads

I'll confess, part of the reason this book tickles me pink is the title alone. Beyond that, it's a bunch of silliness and HORRIBLE puns. Perfect book for kids! Anyone else might get punched in the ... Read full review

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Contents

TRICKERY AND FOOLERY
11
WHAT IS RLACK AND WHITE
45
THEN THE CAPTAIN OF
69
Copyright

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Alvin Schwartz was born April 25, 1927.Schwartz began his career as a journalist, but, after the publication of his bestselling book A Twister of Twists, a Tangler of Tongues, he devoted himself to becoming a collector and arranger of folk wisdom, rhyme, and silliness. Schwartz is known for a body of work of more than two dozen books of folklore for young readers that explore everything from wordplay and humor to tales and legends of all kinds.

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